Issue: Error occurred while trying to use the spell checker and disctionary in OutLook Express.



Possible causes: Registry error in SharedFilesDir..


Resolution(Work around)

1.      Click Start, click Run, type Regedt32, and then click OK.

2.      Double-click to expand the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE folder, expand the Software folder, and then expand the Microsoft folder.

3.      Double-click to expand the Shared Tools folder, and then click the SharedFilesDir value.

4.      On the Edit menu, click Modify.

5.      Type C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\ in the Value Data box, and then click OK.

6.      Quit Registry Editor

(Or) Download the Spell Checker and install it from the following link